Our Agency

Getting brands a hot date since humans could swipe right.

It can be a lot of work to build a solid and engaging brand that sells. Dastardly social media algorithms stop you getting the organic cut-through you used to get and it seems you need fresh content every other day to be seen. We produce attention-to-detail creative and run data-driven marketing campaigns that smash the business goals that matter most to you. Let’s get to werk, but not as you’ve known it.

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Benjamin Johnson
Benjamin Johnson
Co-Founder / Creative Director
With an academic foundation in Psychology & Commerce and ten years in advertising photography, Benjamin pursues commercial objectives through creativity. A perfectionist overseeing our multidisciplinary team, he delivers creative campaigns that drive meaningful results for our clients. Outside of werk, you'll find him doting on his three daughters and foraging for mushrooms.
Robbie Lawton
Robbie Lawton
Co-Founder / Marketing Director
Robbie is an energetic, goal-smashing digital marketer pursuing results that matter most to our clients. A big-picture thinker, he nurtures holistic and effective multi-channel strategies that bring brands' marketing ecosystems together to drive business growth. He also loves a good burger, FYI.
Katherine Dewar
Katherine Dewar
Creative Strategy Lead
Kat is the voice behind our work. With a rich background in comms, PR and marketing, Kat balances strategic vision with her signature creative touch. She’s our resident wordsmith who thrives on teasing the heart out of brands and telling a damn good story. Off the clock, she’s probably cooing at the nearest dog.
Hilary Moloughney
Hilary Moloughney
Design Lead
With a demonstrated history of working in the arts, agencies and e-commerce environments, Hilary is skilled in branding design, design strategy and digital design applications. She brings a diverse design toolkit to each project she works on. Empathy and a strong belief in the value of diversity inform her worldview.
Jack Bublitz
Jack Bublitz
Graphic Designer
Jack is a keen-eyed creative bridging a plethora of creative disciplines. From motion and illustration to branding and print design — Jack is a weapon on the tools, approaching every brief with a profoundly creative lens. He is also our famously self-appointed ‘Rizz Dev’ Manager.
Shane Andrews
Shane Andrews
Head of Marketing
Shane specialises in delivering marketing strategies that help businesses achieve long-term goals. He is extremely competent at creating digital campaigns as well as utilising more traditional media to drive awareness and revenue. Shane has built and led multiple high-performing marketing teams and is a big believer in teamwork, sharing knowledge, and helping others.
Lucy Nesdale
Lucy Nesdale
Creative Producer
Utilising strategy and creativity, Lucy is experienced in growing social media accounts and rigorously trekking the ever-changing landscape of social media. Keeping up to date with social media trends, best practices, and new platforms, Lucy brings a fit-for-purpose social lens to our creative production.
Yash Muni
Yash Muni
Digital Marketing & Analytics
With a love for numbers and data, Yash specialises in Digital Customer Journey. He loves to help out brands by improving user experience, conversion rate and campaign performance. With his engineering and marketing background, he is a jack of all trades. Away from work, you'll find him looking for a good beer.
Bre Burgess
Bre Burgess
Digital Marketing
From media buying and planning to creative execution and automation, Bre brings a unique blend of data-driven and creative skills to the table. With a passion for event marketing, Bre translates the client’s needs into best-practice delivery. Outside of work, Bre loves hitting the gym and attending a range of live music events.
Josiah Wood
Josiah Wood
Videographer & Editor
Josiah is a photographer and filmmaker with a twist. After initially training in Commerce and Law, his long-held artistic inclination saw him pivot to film and photography, where he discovered his love of visual storytelling. Whether it’s directing or shooting, Josiah brings a creative flair and an eye for detail to every project.
Jessica Duckworth
Jessica Duckworth
Performance Marketing
Jessica enjoys helping brands best utilise social media advertising to hit meaningful results. Graduating from Otago University with a BComm in Marketing and Psychology, she uses communication strategy frameworks to establish effective campaign funnels and actively optimises to exceed our client's targets.
Madi Gorman
Madi Gorman
Digital Marketing Associate
As the newest addition to Werk, Madi brings a fresh perspective, having recently completed her Bachelor of Communications with a focus on digital marketing. Her strong appreciation for culture and fashion, combined with an astute eye for detail, makes Madi a source of insight and perfectionism that keeps campaigns moving with ease.
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Harper Collins
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Te Whatu Ora
Rutherford & Meyer
The Gas Hub
NZ Police
FTN Motion
Hospitality NZ
Reserve Bank of New_Zealand
Wellington Dragon Boat Festival
Oranga Tamariki
Live Nation
Six Barrel Soda Co.
Whanganui District Council
Cook & Nelson
Bolton Hotel
Flight Coffee
Kono Wines
Faisandier Group
Fix & Fogg
McClure's Pickles
QualMax Construction
Simpson Grierson
Queen Margaret College